Category

Projects

COVID-19 challenge (a virtual invitation)

In this time of confinement, it is important to find ways to stay connected and what better way for us at CBBAG Ottawa than to invite you to join a virtual show & tell and share our mutual interest in… Continue Reading →

CBBAG Ottawa Valley SWAP Project 2019-2020

The SWAP is a project that brings together Ottawa-Valley book artists to create, share, make and show and tell about their book or box and their journey through the creative process. How does it work? Each participant creates a signature… Continue Reading →

Matchbox Challenge due September 11, 2019

Aim To produce a basic matchbox and fill it with your art. Task Over the summer months, members are challenged to produce a simple matchbox (download pattern) out of card stock, which can be decorated in any whimsical manor that… Continue Reading →

Book Arts Challenge due June 12, 2019

This 2018-2019 season, we are offering 3 challenges to inspire your creativity between September and June. At the March meeting, we drew the third challenge of the season: pockets (poches). It is up to you to interpret it any way… Continue Reading →

Book Arts Challenge due March 13, 2019

This 2018-2019 season, we are offering 3 challenges to inspire your creativity between September and June. At the December meeting, we drew the second challenge of the season: ribbon / ruban. It is up to you to interpret it any way… Continue Reading →

CBBAG Ottawa Valley SWAP Project 2018-2019

A swap is when participants prepare a number of elements, such as signatures, to exchange with one another. Each participant then “binds” their collection to form a single work. In order to foster creativity, the techniques, themes and rules vary… Continue Reading →

Book Arts Challenge due December 12, 2018

This 2018-2019 season, we will be offering 3 challenges to inspire your creativity between September and June. At the September meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 10: Buttonhole / Boutonnière. It is up to you to interpret… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: May 2018

At the May meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 9: Celebration. It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts related work. We’d love to see… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: April 2018

At the April meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 8: Creative closures. It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts related work. We’d love to… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: March 2018

At the March meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 7: Yellow. It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts related work. We’d love to see… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: February 2018

At the February meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 6: Indian Summer. It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts related work. We’d love to… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: January 2018

At the January meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 5: cats. It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts related work. We’d love to see… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: December 2017

At the December meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 4: Headbands. Also known as endbands, these are used in bookbinding not just on one’s head. It is up to you to interpret it any way you like… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: November 2017

At the November meeting, we picked out of the box challenge number 3: Greetings Cards. Truly, this was not “arranged”! It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: October 2017

The second challenge of the season is: Complete a book arts project from a YouTube video. Make a work following a book arts related instructional YouTube (Vimeo or other) video. We’d love to know what you chose to make, how… Continue Reading →

Monthly Challenge: September 2017

At the September meeting, ideas were contributed.  Our first challenge of the season is: Block Print.  It is up to you to interpret it any way you like and use it to produce a book arts related work. We’d love… Continue Reading →

Monthly challenge (2017-2018)

During the 2017-2018 season, we would like to inspire your creativity. Send or tell us what would inspire you, in the form of a word, a phrase. It can be a technique, a theme – you get the idea. Each month,… Continue Reading →

© 2020 CBBAG Ottawa Valley Chapter — Powered by WordPress

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑